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Memorias de investigación
Research Publications in journals:
Relevance of the Competitive Intelligence Process on the Spanish Pharmaceutical Companies
Year:2017
Research Areas
  • Economy,
  • Company,
  • Industrial enterprise,
  • Knowledge economy
Information
Abstract
It is common to find Competitive Intelligence activities within the high-tech enterprises in particular in the pharmaceutical industry. These companies not only use the process of Competitive Intelligence to act against competitors, traditional aim of the Competitive Intelligence. It is increasingly used to enhance cooperation. The Cycle of Competitive Intelligence (CI) is used both as to extract offensive and defensive intelligence as cooperative intelligence. The paper presents the results of a sample study of 186 Spanish pharmaceutical companies that were asked about the purpose of cooperation in their Competitive Intelligence activities. The results confirm that these are used in the development of business relationships, search for partners, joint research, etc. and that companies bet on these relationships for the future within the Competitive Intelligence.
International
Si
JCR
No
Title
Brazilian Journal of Operations & Production Management
ISBN
1679-8171
Impact factor JCR
Impact info
Volume
10.14488/BJOPM.2017.v14.n1.a12
Journal number
14
From page
112
To page
117
Month
MARZO
Ranking
Participants
  • Autor: M. Paula Fernandez Arias (UPM)
  • Autor: Pilar Quevedo Cano (UPM)
  • Autor: Antonio Hidalgo Nuchera (UPM)
Research Group, Departaments and Institutes related
  • Creador: Grupo de Investigación: Innovación, Propiedad industrial y Política tecnológica (INNOPRO)
  • Departamento: Ingeniería de Organización, Administración de Empresas y Estadística
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